Movies and TV shows set in ontario canada

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in ontario canada ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, psychological, suspense, tense and unusual plot structure films and TV shows about / with murder, violence, blood, small town, couples, friendship, friends, teenager, police and danger plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in Canada, USA, France and other countries.
ontario canada
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ontario canada movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as ontario canada: Natasha (2015), Cardinal (2017), Termini Station (1989), Dance Me Outside (1994), Pontypool (2008), Cottage Country (2013), Indian Summer (1993), Clean (2004), The Knight Before Christmas (2019), Bellevue (2017).

List of movies set in ontario canada

 5.9
 219
Natasha (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Natasha takes place over the course of one summer. It is the story of Mark Berman, 16, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants living in the suburbs north of Toronto. When his uncle enters into an arranged marriage with woman from Moscow, the woman ...
Style: touching, contemplative, unusual plot structure, psychological, suspense
Plot: teenager, teenage boy, first love, teenage protagonist, teenage girl, cousin cousin relationship, romance, love, fall in love, couples, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ontario canada, canada, toronto ontario canada
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 7.7
 7K
Cardinal (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Detective John Cardinal attempts to uncover the mystery of what happened to the missing 13-year-old girl whose body is discovered in the shaft-head of an abandoned mine. At the same time, he comes under investigation by his new partner, Lise ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, tense
Plot: homicide detective, murder investigation, serial killer, psychopath, police corruption, police investigation, murder mystery, partners in crime, police detective, depression, psycho killer, father daughter relationship ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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Termini Station (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Termini Station is a Canadian made drama, released in 1989 and directed by Allan King. The film stars Colleen Dewhurst and Megan Follows as Molly and Micheline Dushane, a mother and daughter living in a small Northern Ontario town. Molly is an ...
Plot: small town, alcohol abuse, family, parent child relationship, poker, nipples visible through clothing, braless, trailer park, mother daughter relationship, prostitution
Place: ontario canada, canada
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Dance Me Outside (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Explores the sensitive, and tense, relationship between life on an First Nations reservation and life in the outside world. When Native Canadian Silas Crow is forced to write a personal essay in order to get a much-desired job, he tells the story of ...
Style: stylized, sincere, gloomy, atmospheric, clever ...
Plot: native american reservation, native american, revenge, teenage life, racism, rock, vengeance, best friends, folk, small town, small town life, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 6.6
 30K
Pontypool (2008)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When disc jockey Grant Mazzy reports to his basement radio station in the Canadian town of Pontypool, he thinks it's just another day at work. But when he hears reports of a virus that turns people into zombies, Mazzy barricades himself in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, virus, radio station, fear, talk radio, radio show, danger, small town, deadly virus, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ontario canada, canada
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Cottage Country (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Todd takes his girlfriend Cammie up to the family cottage for a reclusive proposal, the last thing he expected to be doing was dealing with was his slacker brother and his hippie girlfriend. But in this comedy of errors, Todd and Cammie, have ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: dark humor, murder, marriage proposal, couples, family relations, nothing goes right, couple relations, crimes, disorder, siblings relations, crime, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ontario canada
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Indian Summer (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of childhood friends, now in their thirties, reunite at Camp Tamakwa. Only a few of the original campers show up, but they still have a good time reminiscing. The people share experiences and grow while at the camp. They are dismayed to ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: reunion, camp, reunited friends, friendship, love and romance, buddies, childhood sweetheart, couple relations, instructor, weekend, camping, nostalgia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: canada, ontario canada, california
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 6.8
 4K
Clean (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After losing her husband to a heroin overdose, Emily Wang fights to overcome her own addictions and to be reconciled with her estranged son.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: addiction, drug overdose, going straight, life is a bitch, musician's life, custody, rock star, family problems, overdose, estranged son, jail, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: paris france, france, canada, ontario canada, vancouver ...
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The Knight Before Christmas (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A medieval English knight is magically transported to present day where he ends up falling for a high school science teacher.
Style: light, entertaining, feel good, humorous
Plot: christmas eve, knight, time travel, christmas, female teacher, christmas party, quest, teacher student relationship, fish out of water, christmas movie, pickpocket, crying woman ...
Time: 14th century, year 2019
Place: ontario canada
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 6.4
 2K
Bellevue (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When a transgender teen goes missing, Annie Ryder—a cop at odds with her hometown—dives in to unravel the disappearance that suggests foul play, despite finding herself in a difficult position as she must cast suspicion on people she has known ...
Style: mysterious, tense, intense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: missing person, small town, danger, police detective, mystery, female protagonist, death, psychopath, crimes, police officer
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 6.7
 250
Sudden Fury (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fred is a psychotic entrepreneur who hopes to convince his wife Janet to invest in a shady land deal. The wife refuses, and the couple continue their heated argument while driving through the Ontario backwoods. When their car crashes, Janet is ...
Plot: murder, gas station, car, backwoods, car accident, infidelity, countryside, road accident, marital problem, police, farm, murder by shooting ...
Place: ontario canada
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: psychological thriller, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: winter, child in peril, cold weather, stranded, parent child relationship, survival, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, divorced parents, male bonding, mentally unstable, male friendship ...
Place: ontario canada, canada
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 5.5
 508
Porcupine Lake (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a hot and hazy summertime in northern Ontario, 13-year-old Bea wants a best friend more than anything else, but when she meets boisterous Kate, she gets more than she imagined. A story of bravery, small-town summer love, and the secret world ...
Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: coming of age, summer, teenage girl, friendship, childhood, girl, friends, romance, love, society, love and romance, youth ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 4.2
 3K
Hellions (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A teen faces a night of terror when three malevolent trick-or-treaters come knocking at her door.
Style: bleak, suspense, absurd, brutal, psychedelic ...
Plot: home invasion, halloween, trick or treating, evil child, teenager, demon, blood, pregnant teenager, severed head, halloween costume, supernatural horror, saving a life ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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Looking for Angelina (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Looking for Angelina is based on one of the most important murder trials in Canada. Angelina Napolitano murdered her husband with an axe and was sentenced to be executed...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, canadian, trial, courtroom, legal action, murderer
Place: ontario canada, canada
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 4.9
 1K
Deadly Eyes (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Corn grain contaminated with steroids produces large rats the size of small dogs who begin feeding on the residents of Toronto. Paul, a college basketball coach, teams up with Kelly, a local health inspector, to uncover the source of the mysterious ...
Style: suspense, rough, tense, bleak, splatter
Plot: mutant, rat, subway, professor, animal attack, chemical, city, bowling alley, gore, bowling, attraction, locker room ...
Place: ontario canada, toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.4
 108K
The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination attempt, ira, kgb, chase, vengeance, fbi, trap, cold war, gangsters, hidden identity, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: montreal, russia, virginia, moscow russia, helsinki finland ...
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 5.9
 32K
The Captive (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eight years after the disappearance of Cassandra, some disturbing incidents seem to indicate that she's still alive. Police, parents and Cassandra herself, will try to unravel the mystery of her disappearance.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, non-linear ...
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, police investigation, crimes, danger, child abuse, little girl, internet chat, psychology, skating, family in crisis, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada
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Total Drama Island (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Total Drama Island is a Canadian animated television series which premiered in Canada on Teletoon on July 8, 2007 and on June 5, 2008 in the U.S. on Cartoon Network. This is the first season of the Total Drama series and has 27 episodes, each 22 ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, parody, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: young people, contests and competitions, rivalry, summer camp, competition, youth, best friends, survival, reward, isolation, reality tv, reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ontario canada, canada
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Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story is the true story of a teenage gang's attack on high school student Jonathan Wamback in Ontario, Canada. Following the attack, Jonathan falls into a coma. The movie shows the events leading up to the attack on ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, sentimental
Plot: youth gang, teenage boy, gang, coma, rehabilitation, bully, beating, high school student, bullying, life support, wheelchair, ambulance ...
Time: 1990s, year 1999, 90s
Place: ontario canada, canada
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 5.1
 860
Evel Knievel (1971)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Biography of the famed motorcycle daredevil, much of which was filmed in his home town of Butte, Montana. The film depicts Knievel reflecting on major events in his life just before a big jump.
Style: sincere, exciting, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: motorcycle, rising to stardom, escapades, self discovery, couple relations, desire for fame, follow your dream, rise to the top, couples, motorcycle race, performer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: montana, ontario canada
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Dick Francis: Blood Sport (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Cleveland teams with an insurance investigator in the search for a stolen $6 million dollar horse in the Canadian Rockies.
Plot: head butt, swimming pool, stable, stallion, horse race, ranch, diner, video camera, yacht, horse, video cassette, bikini ...
Place: ontario canada
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A Friend of the Family (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she narrowly escaped rape by attackers in Toronto, artist Alison Shaw and her devoted hunky husband Darrin, a construction worker, move to a rural small town in Ontario and nest a dream home. The locals are welcoming, especially David Snow, ...
Style: psychological, bleak, rough, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: sadism, missing person, attempted rape, sadist, small town, serial killer, tied to a chair, male nudity, black bra, nude drawing, nude photograph, nude photo shoot ...
Place: ontario canada
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Kim's Convenience (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The funny, heartfelt story of The Kims, a Korean-Canadian family, running a convenience store in downtown Toronto. Mr. and Mrs. Kim ('Appa' and 'Umma') immigrated to Toronto in the 80's to set up shop near Regent Park and ...
Style: sweet, captivating, feel good, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: canadian humor, convenience store, society, adaptation, parents and children, rivalry, friendship, friend, family relations, love and romance, love, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, ontario canada, canada
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Rock 'n' Roll Nightmare (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At an old farmhouse, a family mysteriously dissapears at the hands of evil. Years later, hair metal band The Tritons comes to the farmhouse, whose barn now features a 24-track recording studio. Lead singer John Triton gets the band to perform their ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, heavy metal, good versus evil, friends, farm, imaginary, music band, musician's life, music, master villain, danger, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The true story of a woman who is sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering her husband's ex-wife.
Plot: frame up, policewoman, murder, police corruption, police, trial, lovers on the run
Place: canada, ontario canada
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One Dead Indian (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Stoney Point Natives assemble at Ipperwash Provincial Park for what began as a peaceful protest.
Style: captivating, contemplative, psychological, unusual plot structure, thought provoking
Plot: first nations, native american, police brutality, innocent person killed, racism, police officer, violence, crime investigation, american indian, blood, shot in the leg, shot in the chest ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 5.5
 6K
Karla (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on real events, Canada's most notorious serial killers, Paul Bernardo and wife Karla Homolka kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: rape, domestic violence, incest rape, serial killer, courtroom drama, serial rapist, destructive relationship, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes, society, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 5.1
 146
Swann (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rose Hindmarsh finds herself at the centre of a controversy when she meets author Sarah Maloney as she investigates the life of Mary Swann, an obscure poet who was brutally murdered in a small town in rural Ontario.
Style: gloomy, touching, offbeat, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: small town, crimes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couple relations, small town life, countryside, murder, friendship, womanizer, couples, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ontario canada
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 3.8
 202
Half a Person (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two close friends from Sudbury, Ontario take a road trip to Toronto that will change the nature of their relationship.
Plot: best friend, road trip, friends who hate each other, gay man has sex with a woman, homosexual, on the road, coming of age, gay, friendship
Place: toronto ontario canada, ontario canada, canada
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